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I Am a Night Owl

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    Its 3am, can't sleep,

    feeling.. ;n; idk, hate me.
    Lexi3is0dreaming Lexi3is0dreaming 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    At 2am I went for a walk in the rain

    because I couldn't sleep and this creepy man came up to me and asked if I wanted candy. Did he think I was 8 or is he just that stupid? Of corse I'm not going to want ******* candy from a sketchy man in the dead of night. Bruh
    AwkwardSince1994 AwkwardSince1994 18-21, F 10 Responses Aug 23

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    Night owl.. That would be my middle name!

    ! 12 would be my earliest bedtime -.- but I can be awake anywhere from 12-6 in the morning and sleep right into the afternoon!
    catho catho 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 22

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    My nickname should most definitely be NYX (the

    Greek Goddess of the Night). I love everything about the night and always have since I was a child. I feel most comforted when the day has come to an end. Interestingly, it doesn't bring me peace in the sense of having my thoughts slow down. My mind seems to be more productive...
    LadyMarredMind LadyMarredMind 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I often stay up late

    and then I feel tired the next day.
    Sam1189 Sam1189 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I always tend to stay up late,

    and go to sleep around 1-2am. I once stayed up until 5am..i dont even..
    justlaura24 justlaura24 13-15, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Any night owls feel like chatting?

    Bored out of my mind :/
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    metalchick18 metalchick18 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love staying up late at night,

    even on the weekdays because that's the only time when I can do things I want and not get bothered by anyone else at home.
    CloeSmile CloeSmile 13-15, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Don't feel like sleeping,

    too much on my mind.
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 18-21, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Although I've always had issues sleeping,

    I'm a big fan of night time. Not the clubs and night life but feeling the cool air caress me and marvelling at the stars. Sometimes I wish my boyfriend would come with me on night drives to the beach..
    PrettyLikeHelloKitty PrettyLikeHelloKitty 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    I Wanted To Be A Nurse....

    Well I went to college to be a nurse. It was a huge dream and I really wanted it so much. I ended up becoming a CNA and taking care of the elderly which is very hard work but yet very rewarding. I spent 4yrs taking care of our moms/dads and grandparents. I formed many bonds...
    preciousHrt preciousHrt 36-40, F 11 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    imacoolguy14 imacoolguy14 16-17, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have to get up at 9am to travel back home.

    It's nearly 3 o'clock and I can't sleep...
    MellowCube MellowCube 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Going to sleep early is

    for losers.. :)
    tayloralesia tayloralesia 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 9

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    I feel like I do all my living at night.

    ....maybe i'm a vampire hehe
    missladylioness missladylioness 22-25, F 13 Responses Aug 20

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    It is strange that I can drag myself around all

    day feeling tired but after midnight I become wide awake and my mind becomes clearer. Does anyone else have this?
    Joanne169 Joanne169 41-45, F 16 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Can't sleep, I'm wide awake.

    Anybody else still awake? ?
    deleted deleted 26-30 21 Responses Apr 25

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    I rarely sleep more than 4-5 hours.

    I often hear we need more than that but I don't believe it. Besides, that's what napping is for.
    rosieredmittens rosieredmittens 36-40, F 5 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I am indeed. But that doesn't change the fact

    that I miss having someone to say goodnight to..
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    4am and wide awake. TGIF,

    let's have another beer lol
    fuckitol fuckitol 22-25, F 8 Responses Oct 10

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    I love staying up. Haha.

    I guess I always preferred the night than day! I just loving hearing chill music, while just staring at the ceiling.
    MacabreCannibal MacabreCannibal 16-17, F 8 Responses Aug 18

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    Status update: it is 2:48.

    The owl perches once again. It would not be a big deal if the owl didn't have class in the morning. The owl lays in a nest of strategically arranged blankets that sit precisely to her liking. She types away at her dying laptop Is it worth it to get up and get the charger...
    Meganamongmany Meganamongmany 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    xlovelybutterflyx xlovelybutterflyx 18-21, F 22 Responses Aug 29

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    jenni234 jenni234 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    There is something about the silence of the

    night that wakes us up. If you are in love, the night times are the most difficult. Because then your senses are heightened. You feel more and you feel your heart pound for it. Whatever you are passionate about, it comes heaviest at night. Maybe it is the moon, drawing your...
    HigherLife HigherLife 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I avoid sleep. I can feel tired,

    but I push it away. There is always more I can do, there are feelings I don't wish to relive in a dream. The morning only brings unpleasant parts of my day.
    EverlyAnn EverlyAnn 31-35, F 4 Responses Oct 1

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    Day time is ok but the night is

    so nice... it's so calming and quiet, and the stars and the moon are beautiful.
    downer12 downer12 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 14

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    I can never sleep. Thank god

    for the internet.
    sublife328 sublife328 46-50, F 13 Responses Aug 4

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    There’s something special about the late

    nights. I can concentrate so much better after nightfall, opposed to during the day. It’s almost as if I’m at my most energetic during the final hours of the day. Which is a strange thing, as it should be the opposite. It’s as if my internal clock is set a few hours after...
    TheGreatLeveler TheGreatLeveler 22-25, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    My brain just won't shut off at all!

    Anyone else having this issue????
    KikiMouse KikiMouse 18-21, F 20 Responses Aug 14

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    Benni5 Benni5 18-21, F 12 Responses Aug 20

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    weidenkaetzchen weidenkaetzchen 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am since i'm able to remember.

    When a was very small, my Mom never was strict and there was no speciak time, i had to go to bed. Later from 12 or 13 on, when i started to be a party girl, i hated school, coz i hated nothing more tghan to rise that early. So often i skipped school, coz i was too tired from a...
    crazysinglemum crazysinglemum 26-30, F 10 Responses Jul 19

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    why do they call it being a "night owl".

    .. why not a "night elephant" or "night snail"?
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 24 Responses Jun 26

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    PinkBlueyes PinkBlueyes 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    autumnwinds20 autumnwinds20 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 20

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    Sigh, unfortunately. I'm always up late,

    most of the time it's cause I just can't sleep... And I like night time... But then I have to get up sooo early the next day and it really screws me up... I get about 2-5 hours of sleep a night on average... I used to wake up early and go to bed early... But that phase comes...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    "The night is for passion.

    It’s for fanaticism, romance and trouble. It’s when your most tender, authentic and suppressed sides come out to play under the nonjudgmental eyes of the stars."
    Magdamay Magdamay 26-30, F 10 Responses Aug 3

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    Nights like these I stay up

    and think about where it all went wrong
    lonelygirl3011 lonelygirl3011 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 17

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    Ugh!! Am such a night owl never can sleep

    even if I lay in bed and close my eyes my brain just keeps me up lol..
    Verano93 Verano93 36-40, F 23 Responses Oct 10

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    nsmoov nsmoov 18-21 1 Response 2 days ago

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    2 am and can't sleep !

    Glass of wine is calling my name ! That may work
    Kae79 Kae79 31-35, F 7 Responses Aug 23

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    I love being awake at night,

    nights are so beautiful ?
    mydailylifeasme mydailylifeasme 18-21, F 15 Responses 3 days ago

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    my brain loves late night

    and wont ever let me sleep til at least 12 but offten up til 3 ish if not later
    o3118152 o3118152 26-30, M 3 Responses Oct 21

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    Insomnia is back. Entire house is asleep

    and I'm watching Game of Thrones.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 13 Responses Jul 9

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    myquirkyblog myquirkyblog 13-15, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hello insomnia, my old friend.

    ... Nice to see you again 😕
    looper14 looper14 36-40, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    Im looking for an older woman,

    iv dated alot of girls my age but none of them were into what i am
    mikeman1414 mikeman1414 18-21, M 30 mins ago

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    sockproject sockproject 70+, M 2 Responses Oct 21

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    I keep hearing scratching noises But there

    nothin there And it's 1:13 AM!!!
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    mattbedford123 mattbedford123 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love staying up late!

    !!! 😍 But in the morning I regret it... And yet, I still make this same mistake every night lol 😂
    ThisGirlCyndi ThisGirlCyndi 16-17, F 9 Responses Jul 11

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    teeegreen teeegreen 18-21, F 17 Responses Oct 13

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